The house fire resulting in a dead body being found is believed to have been purposely set, reports the Observer Reporter. The fire was set in a home on Skylark Drive in Canton Township, Washington County Monday morning.
Neighbors say they heard gunshots around 6 a.m., followed by smoke coming from the home.
Police say the dead body is of a man who died of gunshot wounds.
The victim’s name is not known and there are no known suspects at this time.